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YMCA Calgary
Camp Chief Hector YMCA
Summer Camp
Camp Counsellor Clothing and Equipment List (Non-specific to Overnight Adventures)
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Quality rain jacket (waterproof), with hood
Quality rain pants (waterproof)
Multiple sets of footwear, including quality wet-weather footwear
Warm sleeping bag (a rating of -7 is recommended)
Pillow
Blanket (Bring a special/nice blanket to use at our Grand Council closing ceremony
each session)
Personal toiletries
2 towels (one for showering and one for swimming)
Warm clothes – long underwear tops and bottoms and wool/fleece clothing
Toque and mitts
Comfortable camp clothing: pants, shorts, t-shirts, socks, pajamas, long sleeved
shirts, underwear, etc. (
Do not bring
clothing with alcohol brands or offensive
slogans, or clothing that may be considered too revealing)
Bathing suit
Comfortable shoes to walk around in: running or hiking shoes, sandals
Sunscreen, sunglasses, lip balm and effective sun hat
At least one water bottle
Flashlight or headlamp
Lighter
Day pack
Hiking pack 60-80L (essential if leading an overnight)
Children’s story books for bedtime
A Rubbermaid bin for personal storage in the tipi (waterproof)
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